I’m Cecily Walker, And this is my personal website.

Author: Cecily Walker

  • It’s The End Of The World….

    It shouldn’t be this warm in October. It shouldn’t be this dry in October. But it is, and while it is, I’m making the most of it by spending Golden Hour outside on the sea wall. Like the song says, it’s the end of the world as we know it, and I feel fine…

  • Issa Vibe

    Somewhere along the way, this city actually became cool.

  • On Stepping Off the Librarianship Escalator

    Earlier this year, after my fourth failed job interview in a row, I decided it was time to step off the ambition escalator in pursuit of career goals that remain out of reach. I wanted to write about this because I am convinced that there are more than a few of us mid-to-late career library […]

  • On Grief

    So. Yeah. I’m grieving. I’m grieving the end of my relationship with Lanie, I’m grieving the end of a friendship that was so easily rekindled after a 30-year separation, and I am grieving the loss of a love that happened just as I began my second coming out. I am not okay, the grief permeates […]

  • Eyes Wide Open

    Today’s meditation asked me to keep my eyes open during the session, so I decided to do it while walking. The teacher asked me to focus first on one thing, and only that one thing for a few moments. If thoughts entered my mind, let them come in, but I didn’t have to do anything […]

  • Trick Bike Sunset